# Calculus

posted by .

Use Newton's Method to approximate the positive root of the function
f(x) = (x^5) - 20
Show each iteration until successive iterations agree to six decimal places.

## Similar Questions

1. ### Calculus

Use five iterations in Newton’s method to estimate the root of cos(2x)-2x.Use x0 = π/4 and eight decimal places.
2. ### calculus

Use Newton's method to solve the equation sec x = 4 in the interval x in (0, pi/2). In other words, use Newton's Method to compute arcsec(4). (You need to make a good initial guess for the root otherwise Newton's method will probably …
3. ### Using Matlab

imagine you have a simple calculator that can only do addition,subtraction,multiplication and division. show how you can still use it to calculate the cube root of a given number, ie a^1/3, as follows: a)show that newton raphsons method …
4. ### calculus

Use Newton's method to approximate the indicated root of the equation correct to six decimal places. The positive root of 3sinx = x^2
5. ### calculus

Use the Newton method to approximate the indicated zero of the function. Continue with the iteration until two successive approximations differ by less than 0,0001 the zero of: f(x)=x^3+2x^2+x-7 between x=1 and x=2, x0=1
6. ### Calculus-Newton Method Approximation

Use Newton's method to approximate the positive value of x which satisfies x=2.3cosx Let x0=1 be the initial approximation. Find the next two approximations, x_1 and x2, to four decimal places each.
7. ### Calculs

1)Using Newton's Method with A=5, approximate the square root of 27. Do 2 iterations. 2)Using Newton's Method with A=2, approximate the cube root of 9. Do 2 iterations.
8. ### Calculus 1

Use Newton's method to approximate the indicated root of the equation correct to six decimal places. The root of x^4 − 2x^3 + 5x^2 − 5 = 0 in the interval [1, 2]
9. ### Calculus

Starting with an initial guess of x=2, use Newton’s method to approximate (Third root of 7). Stop the iterations when your approximations converge to four decimal places of accuracy. Compare with the approximation provided by your …
10. ### Calculus - Newton's Method

Use the Newton's Method to approximate the real root of the equation: f(x)=x-2+cosx=0 a) What is the iterative equation of Newton's method of the given equation?

More Similar Questions